Nicole King Cotton, M.D.

Nicole King Cotton, M.D. 

Assistant Professor

Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences

Location: 1800 Howell Mill Road, Atlanta, GA 30318
Phone: (404) 756-1400
E-mail: ncotton@msm.edu

Education

POSTGRADUATE:
Emory University School of Medicine
Fellowship: 
Child and Adolescent Psychiatry

Emory University School of Medicine
Residency:
General Psychiatry


MEDICAL SCHOOL:

Morehouse School of Medicine
Degree: Doctor of Medicine

UNDERGRADUATE:
Emory University
Degree: Bachelor of Science in Chemistry

Clinical Interests

DeKalb County Magistrate Court-Member-Board of Directors 2015 - present  

Volunteer Psychiatrist City of Refuge Homeless Shelter 2010-2011 - Responsibilities included performing client psychiatric evaluations and triaging clients to next level of care.

Board Certification

American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology

Child & Adolescent Psychology

Publications

King, Nicole. More Than Just Blues. Public Health Information for Teens. Spring 2014


King, Nicole; Reid, Dana; Dingle, Arden D. Psychotropic Medication Use in Child and Adolescent Populations: Making Appropriate Clinical and Ethical Treatment Decisions. Child & Adolescent Psychopharmacology News. Volume 18: Number 2, 2013


Reid, Dana; King, Nicole; Dingle, Arden D. The Art and Science of Prescribing: Different Perspectives in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry. Child & Adolescent Psychopharmacology News. Volume 18: Number 2, 2013


Lamis, Dorian; Wilson, Christina; King, Nicole; Kaslow, Nadine. Child Abuse, Social Support, and Social Functioning in African American Children. Journal of Family Violence. Volume 29, Issue 8: November 2014.

Honors and Awards

Excellence in Teaching Award, Emory Child Psychiatry Department, 2015


Diversity Leadership Fellow- American Psychiatric Association, 2009


American Association of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry Education Outreach Program Travel Scholarship Award


Alpha Omega Alpha, Morehouse School of Medicine, 2008


Academic Excellence-Department of Psychiatry Morehouse School of Medicine, 2006


Academic Excellence-Department of Pharmacology, Morehouse School of Medicine, 2006


Humanitarian Award- Emory University, 2004